1/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb to be shopped?: Minnesota Vikings QB Joe Webb was limited to just three snaps in mop-up duty during the regular season, and he started the Wild...[+] Card game loss against the Green Bay Packers. He is expected to have competition for the No. 2 job as he enters a contract year, and he could be shopped to a team committed to exploring zone-read possibilities.
1/20KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | GM likes Joe Webb: Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman said he likes QB Joe Webb and will not judge him solely on his performance in...[+] the team's Wild Card playoff game. 'Joe has been a very good backup quarterback,' Spielman said. 'I'm sure, as everybody has seen, that he probably didn't play the way he wanted to play up in Green Bay. But if you look into his history, that's what you have to do, the things he did when he came into the Washington game a year ago, what he did in Detroit the game [QB Christian Ponder] got hurt, what he did in Philadelphia when we got stuck two years ago.'
1/9KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Christian Ponder will start in 2013 : Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said QB Christian Ponder is the team's starting quarterback moving forward; however,...[+] backup QB Joe Webb will have to compete for the No. 2 job. '(Webb will) be a guy that will compete for the No. 2 spot again next year, barring something that we may end up doing in our personnel meetings,' Frazier said. 'But we'll discuss Joe's position and everyone's position in our personnel meetings and then we'll make a decision what's best.'
1/5KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb makes NFL history: Minnesota Vikings QB Joe Webb is the first quarterback in NFL history to start a team's playoff game without throwing one pass...[+] during the regular season. He got the nod in place of the injured QB Christian Ponder (elbow) in the Wild Card game against the Green Bay Packers Saturday, Jan. 5.
1/5KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Christian Ponder inactive : Minnesota Vikings QB Christian Ponder (elbow) is inactive for the Wild Card playoff game. QB Joe Webb will start in his place....[+]
11/9KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb not the solution: The Minnesota Vikings do not believe that QB Joe Webb is the long-term or short-term solution to the quarterback problem with...[+] QB Christian Ponder struggling. 'I really don't feel like he has a good feel even when there's a pocket there. He still wants to bail. And guys are going to do that. It takes some time to learn. But it's almost like he's a rookie. They're playing him like a rookie, too,' a personnel man said about Ponder.
6/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Sage Rosenfels, Joe Webb battling for No. 2 QB job: Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier indicated on the final day of minicamp that the starting job belongs to QB Christian...[+] Ponder, leaving QBs Sage Rosenfels and Joe Webb to fight for the primary backup spot.
6/19KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb to focus primarily on QB position: Minnesota Vikings QB Joe Webb will concentrate primarily on the quarterback position during minicamp and training camp. Last season...[+] he entered camp uncertain if he would be used at quarterback or as a wide receiver. 'Yeah, it's easier,' Webb said, about not having to concentrate on multiple positions. 'But quarterback is still a difficult position. You still have to be on top of your game. Study the game and know where you're going to go with the ball.'
News -- May 2012
5/2KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb focusing on being QB : Minnesota Vikings QB Joe Webb said the team has told him to focus on being a quarterback and not to worry about being a wide receiver...[+] this season. He is scheduled to report to training camp as the No. 2 quarterback.
News -- February 2012
2/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb will stay as QB: Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said QB Joe Webb will stay at quarterback next season but would like to find some...[+] ways to use Webb in the offense.
News -- January 2012
1/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb could be used in different ways in 2012: The Minnesota Vikings could use QB Joe Webb as a wide receiver and a kick returner in addition to a quarterback next season because...[+] they are committed to QB Christian Ponder as their starting quarterback.
1/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb throws two INTs in relief: Minnesota Vikings QB Joe Webb went 17-for-32 for 200 yards and two interceptions in Week 17 against the Chicago Bears. He entered...[+] the game after QB Christian Ponder (hip) left with a hip injury.
News -- December 2011
12/6KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb to work with first-team in practice: Minnesota Vikings QB Joe Webb will get reps with the first-team offense in practice Wednesday, Dec. 7, as QB Christian Ponder...[+] (hip) practices only a limited basis because of a hip pointer suffered in Week 13.
12/5KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Christian Ponder to be limited: Minnesota Vikings QB Christian Ponder (hip) will be limited in practice this week as he recovers from a hip pointer. If he cannot...[+] start in Week 14, QB Joe Webb would start.
News -- November 2011
11/15KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb catches first career pass: Minnesota Vikings QB Joe Webb caught the first pass of his career in the third quarter of the Week 10 game against the Green Bay...[+] Packers Monday, Nov. 14, on his 25th birthday.
News -- April 2011
4/29KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Want open competition for starting QB job: Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said the team wants QBs Christian Ponder, Joe Webb and Rhett Bomar to compete for...[+] the starting quarterback job during training camp. Frazier also did not rule out the possibility of signing a veteran quarterback once free agency begins.
4/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb unlikely to be starter in 2011Minnesota Vikings QB Joe Webb likely will not be the teams starting quarterback next season....[+]Minnesota Vikings QB Joe Webb likely will not be the teams starting quarterback next season.
4/25KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Not sold on Joe Webb as future QB: The majority of the Minnesota Vikings management team is still not sold on the future of QB Joe Webb as their leader, reports...[+] Tom Pelissero, of 1500ESPN.com. 'I've been impressed with Joe Webb. But to say that he can go out there and be the starter - I don't know that,' said one scout. 'From what I've seen, I wouldn't feel comfortable with that.'
4/4KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | 2011 starting QB undetermined: Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said the team still is undecided which direction it will go to determine a starting...[+] quarterback for next season, whether it be a veteran, a draft choice or QB Joe Webb, according to Charley Walters, of the Pioneer Press. Frazier said he's not leaning any particular way. 'It's kind of a matter of who's available,' Frazier said. 'And we need to find a guy who we can build around. That would be the ideal situation.' Frazier added, however, that he does like Webb. 'But if Joe Webb can be that guy, it'll be Joe Webb,' Frazier said. 'We like Joe; we like some of the things he did at the end of last season. We're going to give him a chance to compete for that starting job as well. It's open. We hope to have a young guy, and maybe a veteran guy. But it's going to be open competition.'
4/3KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Joe Webb will get shot at competing for starting job: Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said the team will give QB Joe Webb the opportunity to compete for the starting job...[+] during training camp despite any quarterbacks they bring in this offseason, reports Charley Walters, of the St. Paul Pioneer Press. 'We like Joe; we like some of the things he did at the end of last season. We're going to give him a chance to compete for that starting job as well. It's open. We hope to have a young guy, and maybe a veteran guy. But it's going to be open competition,' Frazier said.
News -- March 2011
3/4KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Coordinator likes what he sees from Joe Webb: Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave said he likes what he has seen from QB Joe Webb while watching tape, reports...[+] Sid Hartman, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune. 'He's a great athlete and looks like he's got some composure and poise to him as well. He made some good decisions and some good judgments. I like the way he climbs up in the pocket, keeping his eyes downfield,' Musgrave said.
3/4KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | In need of quarterback depth: The Minnesota Vikings have just Joe Webb and Rhett Bomar on roster at quarterback, reports Judd Zulgad and Chip Scoggins, of The...[+] Minneapolis Star Tribune. The Vikings are likely to add a quarterback through the NFL Draft or free-agent market, or possibly both, in the coming months.
News -- January 2011
1/15KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Will keep Joe Webb at QB: Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said the team will keep QB Joe Webb at quarterback and will use him there during offseason...[+] workouts and training camp to see if he can continue to make progress, according to Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune. Frazier said Webb has the ability to play at wide receiver and line up in the backfield.
1/5KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Vikings | Tarvaris Jackson, Joe Webb might not be in plans: Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said Wednesday, Jan. 5, that he plans on finding a franchise quarterback to build...[+] the franchise around, reports Jeremy Fowler, of the St. Paul Pioneer Press. 'I think we all want a young quarterback that we can develop and build our franchise around,' Frazier said. 'That would be ideal, to find the next Matt Ryan or Joe Flacco. That would be ideal, and we'll sit down and discuss that.' It's uncertain if QBs Tarvaris Jackson or Joe Webb are in Frazier's offensive plans for 2011.